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Julie Allen Anderson
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Birth: Feb. 24, 1935
Glen Ellyn
DuPage County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 15, 2013
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Julie (Allen) Anderson, 77, passed away on Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines after struggling for 2 years with an extended illness. Julie was born in Glen Ellyn, IL, on February 24, 1935, to Dale Allen and Gweneth Stewart Allen.

On August 24, 1956, she married R. Thomas (Tom) Anderson, and after graduating from the University of Iowa in 1957, settled in Des Moines. Julie worked as a legislative secretary in the Iowa House of Representative for 18 years, and later as Medical Education Coordinator for Mercy Medical Center for 15 years until her retirement. Julie was a proud alumnae of the University of Iowa (Go Hawks!), a beloved sorority sister at Pi Beta Phi (Zeta Chapter), and an active member of the P.E.O. sisterhood most of her adult life. Anyone who knew her knows that Julie was always the consummate "lady." With style poise, and sharp wit, she always lit up the room! Her greatest joy in life was raising her children and doting on her five cherished grandchildren. She was a devoted wife, loving mother, and wonderful grandmother. She is, and always will be, loved by SO many!

Julie will be missed by her husband of 56 years, Tom; son, Scott (Debbie) of West Des Moines and daughter, Sue (Kenton) Heuertz of Manila, Philippines; and by her five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Stewart Allen.

At Julie's request her body was contributed to the U of I Medical School as was her mother's. The family wishes to thank the entire staff at Altoona Nursing & Rehab and Mercy Hospital for their loving care given to Julie during her extended illness.

A Celebration of Julies life is planned for a later date.

Condolences may be expressed at:
www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com 
 
Burial:
Body donated to medical science
Specifically: U of I Medical School
 
Created by: M. Williams
Record added: Jan 16, 2013
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Julie <i>Allen</i> Anderson
Added by: M. Williams
 
 
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Let this angel be a loving reminder that a loved one is missing today. Someone our hearts still hold on to. As we travel along life's way. Someone who made life so special for all those who knew them here. Someone who won't be forgotten, but cherished fro...(Read more)
- M. Williams
 Added: Jan. 21, 2013
 
 
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